The Database Administrators will be a part of a team that primarily supports Oracle relational databases and data warehouses in a Unix environment. This individual will be responsible for all aspects of database installation, configuration, and maintenance in production and/or development environments.
In this role, you will identify user requirements, implement and maintain complex computer databases, and test and coordinate modifications to the computer database systems and ensure the performance of the system, comprehend the platform on which the database runs, and add new users to the system.
In this role, you will be responsible to provide database administration (DBA) support services, to include Tier 2 level expertise, as well as the planning, implementation, and monitoring of patching services for physical and virtual solutions.
In this role, you will be responsible for database administration, Unix-based database shell scripting, SQL and PL/SQL script creation and modifications, data validation and analysis, and report generation.
In this role, the selected candidate will perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups, data transfers and data exchanges.
In this role, you will install, monitor and maintain database server software in accordance with database standards and best practices. Write and maintain appropriate documentation of policies and procedures for database administration functions.
In this role, the selected candidate will design and implement redundant systems, policies, and procedures for disaster recovery and data archiving to ensure effective protection and integrity of data assets.
As DBA you need to interact on a daily basis with other departments like development and the operational team. You will need to provide technical and functional support for system monitoring, system installation, system configuration, system administration, troubleshooting techniques, performance tuning and application system updates.
In this role, you will support activities such as creating accounts, granting and removing privileges, creating and distributing account reports, and enforcing application security using means supported within the DBMS.